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Statement of Dr. Brian Riddell, President and CEO, Pacific Salmon Foundation

“Renewing funding for the Recreational Fisheries Conservation Partnerships Program is good news for Pacific salmon conservation and restoration efforts in British Columbia. Budgeting an additional $15 million for this program is an acknowledgement of the tremendous power of partnership and community stewardship to ensure sustainable Pacific salmon fisheries. The Pacific Salmon Foundation welcomes this important budget announcement and stands ready to continue our work with Fisheries and Oceans Canada, the private sector and citizens to best leverage federal investments in Pacific salmon fisheries.”

Learn more about the Recreational Fisheries Conservation Partnerships Program.

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